Slash piles in Rapid City Area

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Pennington County is fielding many calls concerning the brush piles around the Rapid City Area.

The following areas are where the prescribed burns are taking place:

-Universal Drive

-The Stone Tree area east of I-90 around mile marker 52

-Cabot Hill and Mt. Carmel (West of Lakota Homes and Kohls)

-The 4700 block of Sturgis Road

-Anderson Road area of Black Hawk.

Authorities request individuals to not call 9-1-1 to

report wildfires in those areas. Smoke and flames are visible from the prescribed burns. There are no emergency exits at this time and there is no cause for alarm for motorists or residents in that area.

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